HerrMueller’s DX7 is a free Java-based editor for Yamaha’s popular DX7 synth and compatible software synths. Continue reading
HyperSynth has released a v2 update to its Miniak-editor, a Windows software editor for controlling the Akai Miniak synthesizer in your DAW.
Miniak-editor can retrieve presets from Miniak memory or load them from hard drive into the editor. You can send a complete program to Miniak via sysex or change any parameter of synthesizer in real time.
Update details below. Continue reading
Which would you rather do sound design on – the Gotharman deMoon synthesizer’s four knobs, above, or this iPad touchscreen patch editor?
The iPad control app is a free template for TouchOSC.
Leave a comment with your thoughts!
iPad Music Software: Federico Solazzo created this iPad interface for his Studio Electronics ATC-Xi synthesizer using TouchOSC on the iPad.
- Blue: OSC section
- Purple: VCF section
- Green: LFO section
- Red: master section
By exposing most of the synth’s parameters via a multi-touch screen, the TouchOSC interface makes patch editing tactile and fast.
It’s still a beta version, but the video below offers a preview of the potential of Salazzo’s interface, and of this approach to patch editing and sound mangling: Continue reading
Roland has introduced GAIA Synthesizer Sound Designer, a software-based editor application for the GAIA SH-01 Synthesizer.
Compatible with both Windows and Mac OS X, the GAIA Synthesizer Sound Designer allows users to access the GAIA synth?s entire set of sound parameters visually, via a computer. Continue reading